Sep 23, 2014 8:00 AM

Author: Office of Public Affairs


Aside from skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men. But the survival rate is high if prostate cancer is detected and treated early. Check out the factoid below to learn more.

prostate cancer factoid

While prostate cancer is not entirely preventable, here are some ways you can reduce your risk:

  • Eat a healthy diet.
  • Exercise regularly.
  • Maintain a healthy weight.

“There are also a few medications that have been shown to reduce a man’s risk for prostate cancer,” Lowrance says. Talk with your doctor to learn more.

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